The project supported by a grant from Rio Tinto Group successfully wraps up
‘Building the Capacity for COVID-19 Diagnosis and Service Delivery for the Most Vulnerable in Mongolia amidst Pandemic’ project reached its goal and objectives and organized its closing event on May 27.
Labor Minister discusses cooperation with JICA representatives
Minister of Labor and Social Protection A.Ariunzaya had a meeting with representatives of the office of Japan International Cooperation Agency in Mongolia.
Pregnant women, nursing mothers to take Pfizer vaccine
At its meeting convened on May 27, the Cabinet resolved to administer Pfizer vaccine against coronavirus on pregnant women and nursing mothers.
MoU signed to implement technical cooperation project
On May 26, Minister of Health S. Enkhbold and JICA Mongolia Office's Chief Representative Eriko Tamura signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the implementation of a technical cooperation project ‘Treatment and prevention of coronavirus and mothers and children health service system improvement’.
Salary of national team athletes to be raised from June 1
Spokesperson of Prime Minister Ch.Bolortuya today presented some decisions made at the Cabinet meeting dated May 27.
Mongolia and Hungary to partner in biotechnology research
On May 25, Ambassador of Hungary to Mongolia Dr. Borbala Obrusánszky visited the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) to discuss partnership in the science sector. Alongside being an Ambassador, she is also a scholar that has a doctoral degree specializing in Mongolian Studies.
Mongolia planning to open its borders June 1
The regular meeting of the cabinet was held on May 27. At the meeting, the government has reviewed its plan to open its borders to on June 1, 2021.
Intergovernmental transport agreement implementation committee convenes
The trilateral committee in charge of implementing the Intergovernmental Agreement on International Road Transport along the Asian Highway Network, which was established within the program on establishment of Mongolia-China-Russia Economic Corridor, held its second meeting virtually on May 25.
653 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed
It was reported during today's press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 653 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Mongolia after 6,237 tests performed in the past 24 hours.
Charter flight brings 141 Mongolian nationals home
At 11:19 p.m., May 26, a charter flight in route of Tokyo-Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar city with 141 passengers on board.
New World Bank Country Partnership Framework to Focus on Sustainable, Resilient Recovery in Mongolia
On May 25, 2021, a new Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Mongolia was discussed by the World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors. The strategy, which covers the period of FY2021-2025, aims to support Mongolia in overcoming the COVID-19 crisis in the short term, while working towards a more sustainable, inclusive, and resilient recovery into the future, with a strong focus on job creation and climate resilience.
Mongolia marking Buddha Purnima as public holiday for second year
Today, May 26, Mongolia is observing the Buddha Purnima as an official public holiday for the second year.
680 new cases of coronavirus detected, total reaches 54,414
Daily COVID-19 press briefing for today, May 26, by the Ministry of Health, reported that 680 new coronavirus cases were detected in the past 24 hours across the country after a total of 7,831 PCR tests were performed nationwide.
Commissioners put through the test of ballot-counting machine
The National Human Rights Commission of Mongolia (NHRCM) and the General Election Commission are cooperating for the event of 2021 Presidential Election of Mongolia.
U.S. Embassy donates books to kindergarten in Selenge aimag
On May 24, Governor of Selenge aimag Sh.Orgil received representatives of the U.S. Embassy to discuss expanding partnership.
Publicly-raised MNT 2.2 billion transferred to Children’s Fund
On December 30, 2020, an all-star benefit concert ‘Mongolian Culture-Mongolian Children’, was co-organized by the Ministry of Culture and Children’s Fund NGO, was broadcast live on TV and social media channels and raised over MNT 2.2 billion from the public, designated for the Children’s Fund.
Prime Minister inspects construction work of Selbe subcenter
Today, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene, accompanied by Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D. Sumiyabazar, got acquainted with the construction work of Selbe subcenter in the 10th khoroo of Chingeltei district.
Chinggis Khaan Tourism Complex to have capacity of 4,500 visitors
During his working trip, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene became acquainted with the progress of the work being carried out in the framework of the comprehensive project implementing on developing historical tourism in Khentii aimag, which includes the development of infrastructure for air and road transport.
634 new cases of COVID-19 reported
It was reported during today's press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 634 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Mongolia after 8,016 tests performed in the past 24 hours.
Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia holds meeting with representatives of foreign airlines
On May 20, officials of the Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia (MCAA) held a meeting with representatives of foreign airlines that conduct regular scheduled flights in Mongolia, including Korean Air, Air Busan, Asiana Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Air China, and Aeroflot.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
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